Tag: "prosper" at biology news
When the going gets tough, slime molds start synthesizing
...organisms exploit natural chemicals to survive and prosper
in challenging ecosystems." When slime molds starve, they collectively form a multicellular slug-like creature that locomotes en masse to a warm spot. There, in response to the DIF-1 signal, slugs literally stand up and their cells metamorphose int...
Marine conservation organizations team up to conduct Indonesia coral reefs assessment
...eas are protected such that fish and shellfish can prosper
and reproduce." Shipboard expedition participants include: British marine biologist Annelise Hagan, Ph.D., the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Research Fellow at Cambridge Coastal Research Unit, Department of Geography, University of Camb...